Innovation Nation: At-Home Ultrasound Device

Israeli start-up company, PulseNmore has developed an at-home ultrasound device, using a smart phone, that will enable pregnant women to conduct the ultrasound while connected virtually to their physicians. It is being offered by the largest Israeli health insurance entity, Clalit Health Services. Though not designed to eliminate all regular visits to their physicians, the …

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A Sunday “Feel Good” Story: Arizona Continues to Embrace Israel

Led by a governor who strongly supports and seeks out opportunities with Israel, Arizona (my home state) is a beacon of friendship to the Jewish state. When I first heard the story of Arizona's collaboration with Israel back in May, I posted this on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kym.varner/posts/544540046250925 This past week, a friend shared the latest news …

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Has Israel Come Up with a Weapon against COVID?

While big government works with big pharma to quickly produce a vaccine that most Americans have said they will not take, others around the world are coming up with ways to live more safely with the virus (as we do with other viruses). One such company is RD Pack, an Israeli company who shifted operational …

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Innovation Nation: Faces Behind Masks

Imagine being a hospital patient in the COVID-19 era. (Perhaps you have been!) You get dropped off curbside like a piece of luggage, never to see your loved ones again until released. You are treated by those you don't...and you don't even see their faces! How discouraging it could be to never see a smile …

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